600 million Apple devices have secret backdoors

Munich, Germany: Customers gather outside an Apple store

An expert security researcher said that there are secret backdoors in more than half a billion mobile devices which are having Apple’s latest iOS. Jonathan Zdziarski, usually known by his internet world name “NerveGas” was attending a presentation in at ‘Hackers on Earth’ conference in New York on Friday morning where he told the audience [...]

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Turkish Hacker Hacks United Nation Sub-Domain against Gaza Attacks.

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A Turkish hacker going with the handle of Turk Guvenligi has hacked and defaced the official sub-domain of United Nation Civil Society Participation (iCSO), against Israeli attacks on Gaza. Hacker left a very interesting deface page along with a message, criticizing and questioning the purpose of the United Nation in an international world. The deface message can be [...]

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Do Not Click: Funny Facebook Video Scam Installs Malware and Steals Your Credentials

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Facebook users are advised not to click on a video link that looks like some woman removing her cloths in front of a webcam, as it lead users to a fake YouTube link and tricks them into downloading a malicious malware that steals their personal data. The malware is of Albanian origin, can also access user’s internet browser, according [...]

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NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden to work on user friendly anti-surveillance tools

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NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden is planning to work on anti-surveillance tools so people can protect their privacy. While talking to Hackers on Planet Earth Conference (HOPE) on Saturday, Snowden vowed to work on programs that will help people to protect themselves from security agencies. He participated in the conference via Google Hangouts from an unknown location in [...]

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#OpSaveGaza: Hackers leak login credentials of 4000 Israeli users

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A group of hackers going with the handle of @IzzahHackers on Twitters are claiming to leak login credentials along with other details of over 4,000 Israeli citizens.  The leaked data was posted online which shows names, emails, phone numbers and some passwords. The breach was conducted under the banner of #OpSaveGaza earlier today in which hackers have claimed [...]

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Low Enough? Scammers Set Up Fake Facebook Tribute Pages for MH17 Victims

Scammers Set Up Fake Facebook Tribute Pages for MH17 Victims to Earn Money

Some people take advantage of every situation regardless of how it may hurt others. Same is happening now where online scammers are trying to cash-in the heartbreaking Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 incident by creating fake Facebook pages in the names of victims.   While visiting the page users can see several posts with website links directing them [...]

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Anonymous hacks Kenyan Defence Forces Twitter Account

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The official Twitter account of Kenyan Defense Forces ‘@kdfinfo‘ has been hacked by Anonymous just before midnight on Sunday. Hackers who took over the KDF’s account have identified themselves as @Anon_0x03 and Anonymous Kenya. Several tweets were made by Anonymous, accusing the army for wasting time and money in buying weapons while Africa remains poor. The account has around [...]

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Anonymous asks Elite hackers to join them in a massive cyber attack on Israel

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The online hacktivist Anonymous has a message for Israeli government in which the group has asked elite hackers from around the world to join them and conduct a massive cyber attack against the state of Israel. A YouTube video message uploaded couple of days ago talks about Israeli air strike on Gaza and criticizes the [...]

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